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The J. M. Kaplan Fund , Inc.

71 West 23Rd Street 9Th Floor

New York City, New York 10010

United States

Company Description

The J.M. Kaplan Fund, a 70-year old New York City-based family foundation, champions inventive giving that supports transformative social, environmental, and cultural causes. In 2015 the Fund launched the J.M.K. Innovation Prize, seeking visionary, early- ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Business and Commercial Director

Landor UK Ltd

Executive Director, Loan Programs Office

Department of Energy

Adjunct Professor

Columbia university-SIPA

Executive Director

Loan

Executive Director

Empire State Development Corporation

Executive

Morgan Stanley & Co.

Sales Director - Atrium Innovation

Sumitomo Chemical Co. , Ltd.

General Manager of Print Division

COLOURGEN LTD

Affiliations

Board of Trustees Member
Saint Ann's School

Board Member
Lower Manhattan Development Corporation

Board of Trustees Member
Metropolitan Waterfront Alliance

Trustee
The Institute of Exploration

Founder
Mercury Capital Partners

Chief Executive Officer and Founder
Davidson Media Group LLC

Senior Advisor for Energy and Economic Development
The Port Authority

Co-Founder
Vista Media

Senior Innovation Advisor
BIS

Education

Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration

Harvard University Graduate School of Business Administration

BA

Stanford University

MBA

Harvard Business School

Web References (153 Total References)


Trustees and Staff - JM Kaplan Fund

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Peter W. Davidson

Chairman


Lower Manhattan Development Corporation

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Peter Davidson

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PETER W. DAVIDSON
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Peter Davidson is the Loan Programs Office Executive Director at the U.S. Department of Energy in Washington D.C. he formerly served as a Senior Advisor for Energy and Economic Development at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. Prior to this, he was Executive Director of the Empire State Development Corporation. Mr. Davidson was appointed Chairman of the Brooklyn Bridge Park Development Corporation (BBPDC) in December 2009. Mr. Davidson is a businessman who has founded and managed six media companies in New York; these companies were in the newspaper, radio, television, advertising and market research businesses, many of them centered in the Hispanic business community. From 1989 to 1999, he was owner and publisher of El Diario La Prensa, the leading Spanish-language newspaper in New York. Prior to 1989 he was an executive at Morgan Stanley & Co. Known as a creative business leader, he has piloted complex deals, structured numerous equity and debt-raising transactions, handled labor negotiations and acted as lead negotiator in multiple financings, acquisitions and asset sales. Since 2001, Mr. Davidson has also been Chairman of the J.M. Kaplan Fund, a leading NY based grant-making institution. Under his leadership, grant making has focused on improving the environment of New York City with more parkland, alternative transportation, and waterfront access. Funding also supports immigration policies in the United States and environmental and archeological conservation worldwide. Mr. Davidson is a graduate of Stanford University and the Harvard University Graduate School of Business Administration. He is an active member of the Brooklyn community.


The JM Kaplan Fund - Trustees & Staff

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Peter Davidson -- Chairman


Lower Manhattan Development Corporation

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Peter Davidson

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PETER W. DAVIDSON
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Peter Davidson is Senior Advisor for Energy and Economic Development at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. Prior to this, he was Executive Director of the Empire State Development Corporation. Mr. Davidson was appointed Chairman of the Brooklyn Bridge Park Development Corporation (BBPDC) in December 2009. Mr. Davidson is a businessman who has founded and managed six media companies in New York; these companies were in the newspaper, radio, television, advertising and market research businesses, many of them centered in the Hispanic business community. From 1989 to 1999, he was owner and publisher of El Diario La Prensa, the leading Spanish-language newspaper in New York. Prior to 1989 he was an executive at Morgan Stanley & Co. Known as a creative business leader, he has piloted complex deals, structured numerous equity and debt-raising transactions, handled labor negotiations and acted as lead negotiator in multiple financings, acquisitions and asset sales. Since 2001, Mr. Davidson has also been Chairman of the J.M. Kaplan Fund, a leading NY based grant-making institution. Under his leadership, grant making has focused on improving the environment of New York City with more parkland, alternative transportation, and waterfront access. Funding also supports immigration policies in the United States and environmental and archeological conservation worldwide. Mr. Davidson is a graduate of Stanford University and the Harvard University Graduate School of Business Administration. He is an active member of the Brooklyn community.


News | Coalfield Developement Corporation

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"Because many new social sector innovations don't fit neatly within philanthropic funding buckets or have a track record to attract widespread support, they frequently struggle to get funding that can sustain them through their early years," said Peter Davidson, Chairman of the J.M. Kaplan Fund Board of Trustees.

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